Brookhaven, PA
A 18-year-old female asked:

Spotting with cramping the last few days. on birth control and lamictal and supposed to get period in 5 days. pregnant? concerns?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Take a test : If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. It sounds like you are just experiencing breakthrough bleeding
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